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Final Beam Raised on UMass Boston’s First Residence Hall

Office of Communications | August 03, 2017

Eight months after the official groundbreaking, the University of Massachusetts Boston marked a milestone in the construction phase of its first residence hall today with a topping-off ceremony.

Native Student Athletes Strengthen Cultural Ties at UMass Boston

Colleen Locke | July 31, 2017

UMass Boston is home to a minor in Native American and indigenous studies and four minority research institutions, including the Institute for New England Native American Studies.

Environmentally Responsible: University Hall Earns LEED Gold Status

Office of Communications | July 20, 2017

The University of Massachusetts Boston is now home to two LEED Gold-certified buildings. University Hall has joined the Integrated Sciences Complex in receiving high marks for environmental responsibility.

Two McCormack PhD Students Earn Boren Fellowships to Study Languages Abroad

Colleen Locke | July 20, 2017

Polly Cegielski and Linda Holcombe, both PhD students in the McCormack Graduate School, have received Boren Fellowships to study languages abroad. Cegielski is going to Tajikistan to study Pashto and Holcombe is going to Uganda to study Swahili.

UMass Boston, Community Partners Team Up on New Mural at John W. McCormack Middle School

Colleen Locke | July 12, 2017

The new mural was made possible by a Love Your Block Grant and support from National Grid, Paul Revere Transportation, and UMass Boston Community Relations.

McCormack Grad School Cohosts Live Conversations with Mayoral Candidates Marty Walsh, Tito Jackson

Office of Communications | July 12, 2017

The McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies at UMass Boston has teamed up with WBUR, the Boston Globe, NBC Boston, NECN, and Telemundo Boston to jointly host live conversations with Boston mayoral candidates this summer.

Fresh Take Earns College of Management Professor and Students Cash Prize in Case Study Contest

Office of Communications | July 06, 2017

A professor and two students from UMass Boston’s College of Management won second place and a cash award in an international business case study, and then donated the prize money to the local nonprofit they studied.

College of Management Team Wins National Bloomberg Trading Challenge

Nahalia Carless, Communications Correspondent | June 22, 2017

College of Management Students Take Top Spot in Competition of 266 Teams from 81 Schools

Monday Harbor Cruises Are Back for the Summer

Nahalia Carless, Communications Correspondent | June 20, 2017

Popular lunchtime cruises are back, thanks to the completion of Fox Point Dock renovations.

Boston Police Commissioner Bill Evans Gives Leadership Advice to Honors College Junior Colloquium

Colleen Locke | June 19, 2017

Boston Police Commissioner Bill Evans gave some leadership advice to the Honors College students in the Becoming a Leader class before their final presentations last month: Use common sense, and be humble.